Astrophysics Science Division

Ben Pelletier

(Software Engineer)

 benjamin.e.pelletier@nasa.gov

 301.286.5360

Org Code: 606.1

NASA/GSFC
Mail Code: 606.1
Greenbelt, MD 20771

Employer: ADNET SYSTEMS INC

Brief Bio


Ben is a Senior Software Engineer with over a decade of experience supporting the various IT needs of the Sciences and Exploration at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. He has lead several efforts to improve and modernize both software and systems that supports various missions and projects within code 600 including the work done for the flagship Sciences and Exploration Directorate Website and the SED Virtual Machine Environment (VME).

Positions/Employment


Software Engineer & Lead Web Developer

NASA Goddard Spaceflight Center - Greenbelt, MD

October 2013 - Present


System Administrator

NASA Goddard Spaceflight Center - Greenbelt, MD

August 2017 - Present

Sciences & Exploration Directorate Virtual Machine Environment

Current Projects


SED Web

Lead Software Engineer supporting the flagship science website and various other applications in support of the Sciences & Exploration Directorate.


SED GitLab

Maintainer / Owner of the robust implementation of GitLab including CI/CD tools for hundreds of team, projects and developers across code 600.


SED VME

System Administrator


PGDA

Developer and Maintainer of the Planetary Geodynamics Data Archive.

Awards


Outstanding Achievement Award 01/2019

Innovator Peer Award 06/2016

Talks, Presentations and Posters


Invited

Leveraging Gitlab and Continuous Integration

July 2017


Other

CI/CD for web development

2022


Presenting Launchpad Process 2.0

March 2020

It always changes.